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Untitled (Globular Vessel)

1978 Kent Ipsen Born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1933 Died: Richmond, Virginia 2012 glass 12 1/2 x 13 in. (31.8 x 33.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Elmerina and Paul Parkman 2000.106.2 Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 53A


Luce Center Label

Light shines through the vibrant blue walls of Untitled (Globular Vessel), casting a blue tint on the surface behind. The symmetrical form and subtle organic decoration demonstrate the artist's mastery of glass blowing, and reinforce his ongoing exploration of the material.

Keywords

decorative arts - glass

Crafts - Glass

About Kent Ipsen

Born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1933 Died: Richmond, Virginia 2012

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